Etruscan Bronze Thymiaterion
A small ancient Etruscan bronze thymiaterion, an incense burner, with a tripod hoof-form base and tree trunk stem.
Etruria, Northern Italy.
Cf.: M. B. Jovino, Gli Etruschi di Tarquinia, (Modena), p. 330 ff., no. 813.
Formerly in a New York private collection, acquired in Italy in 1955.